Bob Wilds is currently the managing director of the Greater Vancouver Gateway Council. This council represents major transportation service providers and has played a key role in advancing the infrastructure needs of this gateway to the federal and provincial governments. Prior to this, he was president and CEO of the British Columbia Maritime Employers Association. He was vice-chair of the Board of Port Metro Vancouver and chaired their Human Resources and Compensation Committee. He is past chair of the British Columbia Institute of Technology and the Lions Gate Hospital Foundation. He has been active in the transportation sector for the past 25 years.